Eleanor M. RossFebruary 04,2013Eleanor M. Ross
Eleanor M. Ross, 91, of Rutland, died Feb. 2, 2013, at Rutland Regional Medical Center.
She was born in Chittenden, April 24, 1921, the daughter of Louis and Bertha (Brown) Mayo.
She graduated from Rutland High School and Rutland Business College.
Mrs. Ross was employed by Montgomery Ward Co. as a mail order clerk.
She was a member of United Methodist Church.
Survivors include four children, Nicholas of Castleton, Barry of Stratford, Conn., Thomas, Sally Goodrich, both of Rutland; a sister, Patricia Kellogg of Rutland; and two grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her husband, Francis R. Ross, in 1963 and by six siblings.
The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, at United Methodist Church Chapel.
There are no public calling hours.
Burial will be at a later date in Evergreen Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Foley Cancer Center, in care of Rutland Regional Medical Center, Allen Street, Rutland, VT 05701.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Clifford Funeral Home.
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